Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan is editor of Connected and technology correspondent with the Sunday Business Post. Ryan is also the beer and betting columnist along with hosting our successful Connected podcast. In 2009, he was named Journalist of the Year at the IIA NetVisionary Awards and won the Alumni Choice award at the 2014 Business Journalist Awards.

Car dealership enters the fast lane

Car dealership enters the fast lane

Billy Walker Car Sales. Monaghan. Company: Location:

Designer happy with wireless option

Designer happy with wireless option

Penhouse Design. Laois. Company: Location:

Laptops under cover

Laptops under cover

Laptops used to be virtually uninsurable. The high risk of theft made them unattractive to insurance companies as standalone items.

Irish Premier League in €215k sponsor deal

Irish Premier League in €215k sponsor deal

The Irish Premier League has announced a three-year sponsorship deal worth €215,000 with Leeds Metropolitan University (LMU).

Five things to do in Sligo

Five things to do in Sligo

A gem on the Atlantic coast, Sligo's main claims to fame are WB Yeats, Countess Markiewicz and a couple of the members of Westlife. In a nutshell:

Wi-fi should be available to all

Wi-fi should be available to all

Many people find themselves always on the go and rely on wireless broadband internet connection to keep them in touch with their offices.

Unlocking the key to a playable DVD

Unlocking the key to a playable DVD

Cheesed off at not being able to play DVDs sent by Uncle Declan from New York?

Drury: Ryder Cup to promote Ireland globally

Drury: Ryder Cup to promote Ireland globally

Fintan Drury, the chairman of sports management company Platinum One, has said the staging of the Ryder Cup in Ireland next year must be used to promote the country on a global scale.

Forget about the children, gaming is an adult pursuit

Forget about the children, gaming is an adult pursuit

Ciaran Ruane is an Irish gamer who plays the multi-million-selling Championship Manager and Football Manager games.

BT Ireland threatens legal action over website

BT Ireland threatens legal action over website

BT Ireland has threatened legal action against a Cork internet consultant who set up a website called www.btirelandsucks.com, criticising the company's service.

So you want to try stone-skimming

So you want to try stone-skimming

Throwing a stone as far as possible across a lake or pond by bouncing it off the water. What it is:

Superquinn sponsors Kilmacud GAA

Superquinn sponsors Kilmacud GAA

Superquinn has agreed a sponsorship deal worth €105,000 over three years with Kilmacud Crokes GAA club.

Vat refund firm cuts through red tape

Vat refund firm cuts through red tape

Val Mills founded Global Tax Reclaim three years ago to get a slice of the €30 billion in unclaimed value added tax (Vat) in Europe.

So you want to explore the art of graffiti

So you want to explore the art of graffiti

One of the world's oldest art forms. Examples of graffiti have been found on ancient Greek and Roman ruins as well as in Newgrange in Co Meath. What it is:

Bord Bia to invest €10m to push beef

Bord Bia to invest €10m to push beef

Bord Bia has announced a three-year plan to invest €10 million in promoting Irish beef in the European Union.